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Phone: 908-331-2962
150 Pittstown Rd
Pittstown
New Jersey 08867
USA
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Target demographics: feed those in need free fresh produce

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Pick fruits and vegetables to be delivered to those in need.

Geographic areas served: New Jersey

Programs: Provide fresh, healthy produce to those in need
Educate people of all generations about hunger and ways to help
Introduce our youth to farming and healthy eating
Cultivate tomorrow’s leaders to give back
Contribute to the sustainability of agriculture

Mission:
America’s Grow-a-Row’s mission is to positively impact as many lives as possible through a volunteer effort of planting, picking, rescuing, and delivering free fresh produce. At America’s Grow-a-Row we:
• Provide fresh, healthy produce to those in need
• Educate people of all generations about hunger and ways to help
• Introduce our youth to farming and healthy eating
• Cultivate tomorrow’s leaders to give back
• Contribute to the sustainability of agriculture
Results:
We have delivered over 3 million pounds of free fresh produce (10.8 million servings) since 2002 to those suffering from hunger in NJ.

Our goal for 2014 is to donate 1.2 million pounds – or 4.8 million servings – of fresh produce to those in need, to educate 4,000 volunteers at our farm and 4,000 students through our off-the-field lessons, to run 72 Free Farm Markets in impoverished New Jersey cities, and to host 850 children at our farm for Inner-City Youth Days.

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09/07/14
Our group was invited this summer of 2014 and what an AWESOME time. Thank you "Grow a Row" and may God continue to bless you for blessing us so much!!!!!!!!! Our children received an opportunity that they never would have been accessible to. HIP!HIP! HOORAY! goes to Mr. Chip and Ms. Leena!!!! Ms... more »
09/02/14
As a local community member, I have seen the tremendous growth of America's Grow a Row. I became involved locally with my family, and now I have partnered with them to bring over 50 student-athletes from Seton Hall University to support their cause. Each year we bring our students to the fields to ... more »
08/20/14
My family and I have volunteered with America's Grow A Row in the fields and providing professional advice for providing access to and water for one of their farming sites. The time spent in the fields is rewarding and great fun! The AGAR staff is extremely efficient in organizing the volunteer ... more »
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